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Paper Mill Lock, Including Lock Gates, Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Baddow, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7511 / 51°45'3"N

Longitude: 0.5715 / 0°34'17"E

OS Eastings: 577600

OS Northings: 208948

OS Grid: TL776089

Mapcode National: GBR PKH.1BV

Mapcode Global: VHJK3.V7HZ

Plus Code: 9F32QH2C+CJ

Entry Name: Paper Mill Lock, Including Lock Gates, Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation

Listing Date: 13 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237555

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428903

Location: Little Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Little Baddow

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Little Baddow St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Description

1. LITTLE BADDOW PAPER MILL LOCK,
5213 including lock gates,
Chelmer and
TL 70 NE 10/334 Blackwater Navigation

II
2.
Lock and lock gates. Circa 1797, Engineer John Rennie, work supervised by
Richard Coates. Red brick in English Bond. Large granite coping stones and
quoins. The wooden lock gates with iron hooks and chains and winding gear.
Two mills stood next to the lock, one for grinding corn and the other for
making paper - hence the lock's name. One of 12 original locks (see 55th list
for Maldon District: Langford, 3/6 and 3/7).


Listing NGR: TL7760008948

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